Michelle Obama’s First Guest on Her New Spotify Podcast Is Her Husband Barack Obama
In the premiere episode of Michelle Obama’s Spotify podcast, she sits down for a one-on-one conversation with her husband, former President Barack Obama.
The first episode of “The Michelle Obama Podcast” with the former First Couple launches July 29 exclusively on Spotify worldwide. Barack and Michelle Obama talk about their life together since leaving the White House in 2016 — and during quarantine — in a discussion focusing on Americans’ relationship with community in a time of social turmoil.
The podcast is the first in a partnership signed between the Obamas' production company Higher Ground and streaming service Spotify, The streaming site said earlier this month that the former first lady's podcast is at no extra cost for Spotify's free and premium listeners.
The podcast will touch on a range of topics including sibling relationships, raising children, women's health, mentorship and marriage, according to Spotify. The podcast also will feature former White House adviser Valerie Jarrett, comedian Conan O'Brien and journalist Michele Norris among its first guests.